The table below looks at the statistics for the Social Media Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media Manager
Rank 838 904 870
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Social Media Manager 34 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.017% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.018% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 8
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,700 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £36,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
-26.02% +26.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Social Media Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Social Media Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media Manager over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Media Manager
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 33 £35,000 -7.28% 2
London +30 21 £35,000 -6.66% 2
South East +18 7 £33,500 -4.28%
City of London +29 5 £45,000 +7.14%
East Midlands - 4 £25,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £25,000 -
Coalville - 4 £25,000 -
Kent - 3 £33,500 -
Folkestone - 2 £33,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Slough - 2 £44,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £44,500 -
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £34,000 -2.85%
Milton Keynes -10 1 £34,000 -2.85%
Hampshire - 1 £19,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £25,000 -
Winchester - 1 £19,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

Social Media Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Social Media Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Social Media Manager in their job title.

1 56 (98.25%) Social Media
2 41 (71.93%) Marketing
3 34 (59.65%) Twitter
4 32 (56.14%) Facebook
5 22 (38.60%) Social Media Marketing
6 17 (29.82%) SEO
6 17 (29.82%) Analytics
7 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (26.32%) E-Commerce
8 15 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (22.81%) Finance
9 13 (22.81%) Advertising
10 11 (19.30%) B2B
10 11 (19.30%) Pay per click
11 10 (17.54%) Degree
11 10 (17.54%) Online Marketing
12 8 (14.04%) Business Development
12 8 (14.04%) Social Network
12 8 (14.04%) Digital Media
12 8 (14.04%) CMS
12 8 (14.04%) Competitor Analysis
13 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
13 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
13 7 (12.28%) Customer Engagement
13 7 (12.28%) Time Management
14 6 (10.53%) Google
14 6 (10.53%) Retail
15 5 (8.77%) HTML
15 5 (8.77%) Benchmarking
15 5 (8.77%) Multimedia

Social Media Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Social Media Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Social Media Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.04%) CMS
2 2 (3.51%) WordPress
2 2 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Google Analytics
General
1 41 (71.93%) Marketing
2 13 (22.81%) Advertising
2 13 (22.81%) Finance
3 6 (10.53%) Retail
4 5 (8.77%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.51%) Publishing
5 2 (3.51%) Games
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (98.25%) Social Media
2 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (14.04%) Digital Media
3 8 (14.04%) Social Network
4 4 (7.02%) New Media
4 4 (7.02%) Blog
5 2 (3.51%) Derivative
5 2 (3.51%) Copywriting
5 2 (3.51%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.75%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Social Media Marketing
2 17 (29.82%) Analytics
2 17 (29.82%) SEO
3 15 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 15 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (19.30%) B2B
4 11 (19.30%) Pay per click
5 10 (17.54%) Online Marketing
6 8 (14.04%) Business Development
6 8 (14.04%) Competitor Analysis
7 7 (12.28%) Time Management
7 7 (12.28%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (8.77%) Benchmarking
9 4 (7.02%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (5.26%) Web Development
10 3 (5.26%) CRM
10 3 (5.26%) Campaign Management
11 2 (3.51%) Social Media Monitoring
11 2 (3.51%) People Management
11 2 (3.51%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) VBA
2 2 (3.51%) SQL
3 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Twitter
2 32 (56.14%) Facebook
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.53%) Google
5 3 (5.26%) Sysomos
6 2 (3.51%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.75%) Marketo
7 1 (1.75%) Pardot
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